CVE-1999-0116

Current Description

Denial of service when an attacker sends many SYN packets to create multiple connections without ever sending an ACK to complete the connection, aka SYN flood.

Referenced by CVEs:CVE-2007-6040, CVE-2009-2318, CVE-2012-2210

Basic Data

PublishedSeptember 19, 1996
Last ModifiedSeptember 09, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSIbmAix3.2.5*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.1*******
    2.3OSIbmAix4.2*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3HardwareIbmSng2.1*******
    2.3HardwareIbmSng2.2*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ibm Sng 2.1, 2.2
Ibm Aix 3.2.5, 4.1, 4.2

References

NameSourceURLTags
19961202-01-PXftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/19961202-01-PXSGI
00136http://sunsolve.sun.com/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doctype=coll&doc=secbull/136SUN